CV

Education

  • 1996 – 2001 PhD in Geology, University College Dublin, Ireland
  • 1992 – 1996 Doctorandus (MSc equivalent) in Geology, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
  • 1990 – 1991 Propedeuse (BSc. equivalent) in Earth Sciences, Utrecht University, The Netherlands
  • 1978 – 1989 St. Xavier School, Jaipur, India

Professional Experience

  • 2004 – present Assistant professor of Geoscience, Jacobs University Bremen.
  • 2003 – 2004 Exploration geophysicist, Fugro Robertson, Llandudno, Wales, U.K.
  • 2000 – 2003 Post-doctoral Fellow at Dept. of Geology, University College Dublin, Ireland
  • 1999 – 2000 Part-time Marine GIS & Data Analyst position, Irish Marine Data Centre, Dublin.
  • 1997   Geological Survey of Ireland – Geological Training Field Assistant

Teaching 2004 – present Undergraduate (BSc) and Graduate (MSc and PhD), Jacobs University 2003 – 2004 Seismic interpretation and stratigraphy, Fugro Robertson 1998 – 2003 Undergraduate and graduate students training during research cruises, UCD 1997 – 1999 Undergraduate (BSc) structural geology, UCD

Interests Petroleum Geology – Exploration Geophysics – Sedimentology – Geographic Information Science (GIS)

Membership Professional Bodies
* American Association of Petroleum Geologists (AAPG)
* American Geophysical Union (AGU)
* European Association of Geologists and Engineers (EAGE)
* Society of Exploration Geophysicists (SEG)
* Petroleum Exploration Society of Great Britain (PESGB)
* German Geophysical Association
* German Geological Association (GV)
* Irish Geological Association

Community Work
* College Master Mercator College – www.mercator-college.org – (2007 – 2013)
* Faculty IT Committee (2005 – present)
* Undergraduate Admission Committee (2008 – present)
* Search Committee Staff and Faculty Employment (2004 – present)
* Ombudsman (2013 – present)
* EQ Committee (2013 – present)

Awards
* 2012 – Presidents Award for Community Service